Amsterdam's URBAN FARM

Amsterdam's URBAN FARM

Imagine an urban farm in Amsterdam-Noord, where fresh fruits and vegetables are grown, perhaps even…

Imagine an urban farm in Amsterdam-Noord, where fresh fruits and vegetables are grown, perhaps even fresh fish; a place where pigs and chickens are free to roam and graze; where you can gather fresh produce and enjoy…

Osborn shoes

Osborn shoes

Just went to Paris and fell in love with these shoes from Osborn. I spotted them in the fantastic…

Just went to Paris and fell in love with these shoes from Osborn. I spotted them in the fantastic shop Centre Commercial, a shop full of stylish fashion, beautiful books, jewellery and more. All items are selected…

The woods

The woods

Love this beautiful peace of art called "The Woods". It's the result of a collaboration between the…

Love this beautiful peace of art called "The Woods". It's the result of a collaboration between the Norwegian design studios StokkeAustad and Andreas Engesvik. The inspiration was found in the forests and the lights in…

Secret stash

Secret stash

On average, we throw away about a billion of coffee cups a year. The Mo Mug is a fun looking coffee…

On average, we throw away about a billion of coffee cups a year. The Mo Mug is a fun looking coffee mug from sustainable porcelain and its lid can also be recycled. You can get an early bird discount here on this nice…

Mokulock bricks

Mokulock bricks

Lego bricks are pretty much the foundation of everyone's childhood, so I love that Japanese design…

Lego bricks are pretty much the foundation of everyone's childhood, so I love that Japanese design company Mokulock designed a limited edition of sustainable wooden LEGO style bricks. They're made from maple and birch.…

Bee's wrap

Bee's wrap

How can you keep your food fresh without using plastic or foil? This is where Bee’s Wrap…

How can you keep your food fresh without using plastic or foil? This is where Bee’s Wrap enters! The idea comes from a very green lady from Vermont who grows her own veggies and looks after goats, raise…

Tuinboonjemee

Tuinboonjemee

Ok, I admit I'm a little late... but this such a lovely initiative that I have to share it:…

Ok, I admit I'm a little late... but this such a lovely initiative that I have to share it: Tuinboon Je Mee? It's a very simple initiative to make Amsterdam a greener city by encouraging people to plant broadbeans…

Beautiful doorstops

Beautiful doorstops

If these designy doorstops by Lotta Cole Designer don't inspire even the least cable of us out…

If these designy doorstops by Lotta Cole Designer don't inspire even the least cable of us out there to get crafting, recycling and upcycling, then I'm not sure anything will :-) Lotta has lots more gorgeous items for…

One day without shoes!

One day without shoes!

Tomorrow you can take your shoes off! Ok, you can do this any day, but tomorrow you should do it.…

Tomorrow you can take your shoes off! Ok, you can do this any day, but tomorrow you should do it. Because it's the official "One Day Without Shoes" initiated by the great shoe brand TOMS. All over the world there are…

The ocean cleanup

The ocean cleanup

Meet Boyan Slat. He came up with a concept that may be able to remove millions of tonnes of plastic…

Meet Boyan Slat. He came up with a concept that may be able to remove millions of tonnes of plastic from the oceans.  Slat, an 18-year-old student at Delft University of Technology, is ready to rule the world. His…

Support the bees!

Support the bees!

I Love Beeing is a great organization that supports the bees. Our little black and yellow…

I Love Beeing is a great organization that supports the bees. Our little black and yellow friends make sure we can eat fruit and veggies and are extremely important! Unfortunately the bees - and especially the…

Eat with a heart

Eat with a heart

Bring the love back in your meals with I Heart This eating utensils! These colorful tools are…

Bring the love back in your meals with I Heart This eating utensils! These colorful tools are created by product designer Fatima Fazal and they are meant to be cracked in half, then used to stab, scoop or cut your…

Strawberry holiday!

Strawberry holiday!

Feel like going on holiday? And staying in an amazing sustainable design villa? Win a 40% discount…

Feel like going on holiday? And staying in an amazing sustainable design villa? Win a 40% discount on a fantastic Strawberry style getaway called ‘Onatopp’ in Mallorca!  ‘Onatopp’ is a…

Join hub learn

Join hub learn

Do you want to contribute to a ‘strawberry earth’? But don’t know how? Then…

Do you want to contribute to a ‘strawberry earth’? But don’t know how? Then it’s time to join the Hub Learning Program! Ok, you know what you are good at and you enjoy your job. But……